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Security update: Hotfix available for ColdFusion

Release date: April 9, 2013

Last updated: April 18, 2013

Vulnerability identifier: APSB13-10

Priority: See table below

CVE number: CVE-2013-1387, CVE-2013-1388

Platform: All Platforms

Summary

Adobe has released a security hotfix for ColdFusion 10, 9.0.2, 9.0.1 and 9.0 for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX.  Adobe recommends users update their product installation using the instructions provided in the "Solution" section below.

Affected software versions

ColdFusion 10, 9.0.2, 9.0.1 and 9.0 for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX.

Solution

Adobe recommends ColdFusion customers update their installation using the instructions provided in the technote: http://helpx.adobe.com/coldfusion/kb/coldfusion-security-hotfix-apsb13-10.html

Priority and severity ratings

Adobe categorizes this hotfix with the following priority rating and recommends users update their installation to the newest version:

ColdFusion New Hotfix Version Platform Priority rating
10 Update 9 All 2
9.0.2 Update 4 All 2
9.0.1 Update 9 All 2
9.0 Update 10 All 2

 

This hotfix addresses important vulnerabilities in the software.


Details

Adobe has released a security hotfix for ColdFusion 10, 9.0.2, 9.0.1 and 9.0 for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX.  Adobe recommends users update their product installation using the instructions provided in the "Solution" section above.

This hotfix resolves an information leak that can occur in certain multi-threaded use cases. This issue is not exploitable remotely (CVE-2013-1387).

This hotfix resolves a vulnerability that could be exploited by an unauthorized user to gain access to the ColdFusion administrator console (CVE-2013-1388).

Acknowledgments

Adobe would like to thank an anonymous security researcher for responsibly disclosing the relevant issues (CVE-2013-1387, CVE-2013-1388) and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.

Revisions

April 18, 2013 - Revised the description of CVE-2013-1387.

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